Ron Schmidt

Ron Schmidt
Ronald Joseph Schmidt, age 74 passed away Friday, May 26, 2017, at University Hospital in London. Ron was born on the family farm in Southeasthope Township Perth County, son of the late Lorne and Florence (Wilhelm) Schmidt. Beloved husband of 52 years to Sharyn (Fountain) now of Middlesex Terrace, Delaware. Father of Dennis (Cara), Jason, and predeceased by son Alan (1970). Grandfather of Heather, Luke, Drake, Eric and predeceased by Andrew (2015). Great grandfather of Roddrick. Brother of Janice Junker (Bruce), Joyce Gingerich (Ray), Barry Schmidt (Nancy), Linda Battler (Keith). Also survived by a brother-in-law Doug Fountain (Joy), predeceased by mother-in-law and father-in-law Ruth and Doug Fountain and many nieces and nephews. Ron owned and operated R.J’s Welding in Woodstock before moving to Tuscon, Arizona. Ron and Sharyn moved back to London in 2012 where they resided in Bryanston and Sherwood Forest Trinity Place, London. Ron was known for his adventurous personality and love of horses, but most of all he loved and cared for his wife. A private family celebration of Ron's life will take place at a future date. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the London Humane Society or charity of one’s choice through the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron, Street, Stratford. 519.271.7411 www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com

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  • Service Information:
    Private Family Celebration

    Memorial Donations
    London Humane Society
    Charity of one's choice